Key Dates

  • Early birds Conference and PhD Symposium registration is now open and will close on 4th July 2020
  • Standard Conference and PhD Symposium registration opens on 5th July 2020 and remains open until 23rd  August 2020
  • A late Conference and PhD Symposium registration fee applies for any registration submitted from 24th August 2020
  • Submission of Expressions of Interest to join a Working Group close on 4th July 2020 (only applications submitted using the official form will be considered)
  • Registrations for the Guided Tours and Recommended Tours must be submitted at the same time of the Conference or PhD Symposium registration


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Key Dates

• PhD papers submission due on 30th April 2020

• Early birds registrations close on 4th July 2020

• Expressions of interest for Working Groups to be submitted by 4th July 2020

• Standard registrations close on 23rd August 2020

About APRU

As a network of leading universities linking the Americas, Asia and Australasia, the Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) is the Voice of Knowledge and Innovation for the Asia-Pacific region. We bring together thought leaders, researchers, and policy-makers to exchange ideas and collaborate on effective solutions to the challenges of the 21st century.

We leverage collective education and research capabilities of our members into the international public policy process. Our primary research areas include natural hazards & disaster risk reduction, women in leadership, population aging, global health, sustainable cities, artificial intelligence & the future of work, the Pacific Ocean, and labor mobility.